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Jan Pietersz Saenredam (Dutch, 1565-1607), After Hendrik Goltzius (Dutch, 1558-1617) Minerva Leaning on Her Shield

Auction:
2422
Lot:
252
Sold for:
$1,007$850

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2422
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 12, 2008 12:00PM

Description:

Jan Pietersz Saenredam (Dutch, 1565-1607), After Hendrik Goltzius (Dutch, 1558-1617)

Minerva Leaning on Her Shield. Identified in the plate, John Witt Randall Collection and Fogg Art Museum duplicate stamps on the reverse. Engraving on laid paper with armorial watermark, plate size 13 1/2 x 10 in. (34.2 x 25.5 cm), hinged to backing mat, unframed.
Condition: Margins trimmed to just outside the plate mark, subtle toning and fox marks, thin spots to some corners, annotations to verso.

Provenance: Property of the Fogg Art Museum, Harvard Art Museum, sold to benefit the acquisition fund.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Hendrik Goltzius, Jan Pietersz Saenredam, Minerva Leaning, Fogg Art Museum, John Witt Randall, John Witt Randall Collection, Harvard Art Museum, Dutch Golden Age painters, Engraving, Fogg Museum, Harvard University, Massachusetts

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